WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Eight people are alive after a boarding house fire in Winston-Salem late Tuesday night.
At about 10:30 p.m., crews responded to the fire at the two-story home on East 14th Street, according to a press release.
The American Red Cross is currently helping the eight people who were displaced.
The Winston-Salem Fire Department said in a tweet that there were no working smoke detectors or sprinklers in the building.
No injuries were reported and the cause of the fire is under investigation.